Economic Update: Economics of Tax Avoidance


On this week's Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on cutting funds for public higher education, Princeton avoids taxes, multinational corps get another tax break, a billionaire's yacht, and...READ MORE

Crisis – It’s How Capitalism Works


Speak Out Now Revolutionary University hosted 2 days of presentations and discussions on current world problems and possible solutions.  Prof. Wolff addressed the instability of capitalism. Its cyclical downturns, which occur every 4 to 7 years, are responsible for the collapse of businesses and the loss of millions of jobs.  

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Prof. Wolff dissects Trump’s plan for trade, jobs on WMNF


Prof. Wolff joins WMNF's Rob Lorei on Radioactivity Friday to discuss the state of the economy, Trump's plan for trade and...READ MORE

KPFA presents Prof. Richard Wolff "A Cure for Capitalism"`


KPFA's Salima Hamirani speaks with Prof. Wolff about the state of politics in the US and his ideas for rewriting the economic script in the country. His latest book...READ MORE


Economic Update: The Pension Crisis


On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on strike of Harvard workers, big food capitalists, Berlin fights gentrification, collapse of US malls, pain mess for...READ MORE

Rosa Remix: 100 años de relocalización mundial del capitalismo

This article by Richard Wolff was originally published in English at Este artículo por Richard Wolff fue publicado originalmente en inglés en
La excelente obra de Rosa Luxemburgo exhibe méritos extraordinarios...
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Global Capitalism: October 2016 Monthly Economic Update


Global Capitalism, Monthly Economic Update
"A Looming Crisis: Major Candidates Ignore It"

These programs begin with 30 minutes of short updates on important economic events of the last month. Then Prof. Wolff analyzes several major economic issues. For October 2016, these will include...READ MORE

Economic Update: Capital for Worker Coops


On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on US workers' productivity rising while wages flat since 2009, US corps evading taxes, Gallup Poll on poor US job picture, wealth of  billionaires enough, if redistributed, to change...READ MORE

How Capitalism Perpetuates Immigration

Immigration_thumb.jpg(Photo: Ivan Kashinsky / The New York Times)

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Capitalism has a long, ugly history of scapegoating immigrants. The pattern has been repeated often. For example, British capitalism's drive to empire helped force the Irish, as colonial subjects, to emigrate. Miserable colonial conditions, including horrific famines, drove many Irish to labor for capitalists in England at wages lower than English workers had won. English workers raged against and clashed with the Irish immigrants more than they struggled against the colonial system that had brought them.


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Economic Update: Economics and Red States: Arlie Hochschild


On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on Corbyn's victory in UK, Uber drivers unionize, state retirement systems sued for threatening pensions, hard facts about...READ MORE


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